Inauguration of Punjab State War Heroes Memorial and Museum by CM Parkash Singh Badal and Dy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal.
Punjab is the sword arm of the country and has been on the invasion route to the heart land of India since, the beginning of the recorded history. With this in view, Hon’ble Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Parkash Singh Badal decided that there was requirement for a world class memorial-cum-museum to come up at Amritsar and today is the day when ‘Punjab State War Heroes Memorial & Museum’ will be dedicated to the nation! First look of this incredible memorial .
The project covers the heroism and sacrifices on the sacred soil of Punjab from the days Alexander the Great up to the Kargil War and the ongoing proxy war. It also covers the origins of Miri Piri which evolved at the time of the sixth Guru, Guru Hargobind Singh ji.
The proposed project is named as ‘Punjab State War Heroes Memorial & Museum’ & will consist of 45 meters high Sword to be installed in the central vista of the museum having following 8 galleries depicting the sacrifices and heroic deeds from the times of the sixth Guru till Kargil operations